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Kia Stinger to end production in April 2023, says report
24 October 2022
SEOUL: A South Korean publication claims that Kia will stop Stinger production in April 2023, citing poor sales as the reason. As of September, Kia sold only 1,499 units of the ...
Slow-moving traffic on several highways on Oct 24 afternoon
24 October 2022
KUALA LUMPUR: Traffic was slow-moving on some of the country's major highways this afternoon following the Deepavali celebrations. The Malaysian Highways Authority informed via ...
Lamborghini Urus Performante makes dynamic debut in Rome
24 October 2022
ROME: The Lamborghini Urus Performante made its dynamic debut with international media and dealers at Autodromo Vallelunga here last week. In its home country, the new Performan...
Tesla slashes China prices by up to 9% as analysts warn of '...
24 October 2022
SHANGHAI: Tesla has cut starter prices for its Model 3 and Model Y cars by as much as 9% in China, reversing a trend of increases across the industry amid signs of softening demand...
Porsche announces 911 GT3 RS Tribute to Carrera RS Package
23 October 2022
ATLANTA: Porsche has announced a special package for the new 911 GT3 RS paying tribute to the 911 Carrera RS 2.7, an icon in the storied 911 model line. Available only in the US...
Technology-sharing a sticking point as Renault, Nissan hash ...
23 October 2022
PARIS/TOKYO: The sharing of technology has emerged as a sticking point between Renault SA and Nissan Motor Co Ltd as the pair negotiate an overhaul of their decades-old partnership...
Guangdong has more EV chargers than all of the US
22 October 2022
SINGAPORE: Range anxiety is a thing of the past for electric vehicle owners in the Chinese province of Guangdong. The coastal region, which borders Hong Kong, has built hundreds...
For Chevrolet’s Bolt, cheap is enough
22 October 2022
NEW YORK: The race for electric vehicle bragging rights may not be decided by superlatives after all. State-spanning battery range, lightning-fast charging and six-figure price ...
Stellantis’s China partner blindsided by possible carmaker's...
22 October 2022
WUHAN: Stellantis NV’s Chinese partner says it was blindsided by the European automaker’s suggestion that it may end manufacturing in the world’s biggest car market. Speaking at...
Sime Darby Motors aims to lead with technology
22 October 2022
Sime Darby Motors City in Ara Damansara, Petaling Jaya. PETALING JAYA: Sime Darby Bhd’s motor division plans to continue leveraging on digitalisation, operational excellence, mobi...
Slow-moving traffic reported on several expressways on Deepa...
22 October 2022
A view of the traffic build-up from the Gombak toll plaza. — LLM Trafik KUALA LUMPUR: Traffic on several major expressways is reported to be slow-moving as at 8.30am today with ma...
Should SUV drivers be given higher fines for beating a red l...
22 October 2022
BERLIN: The height, weight and overall size of SUVs have been linked to a significant increase in road fatalities since the trend towards larger-sized cars swept the automotive ind...
Porsche opens brand store in Stuttgart
22 October 2022
STUTTGART: Porsche Germany opened its first brand store worldwide in the Dorotheen Quartier in the heart of downtown Stuttgart. The opening ceremony was held as part of an exclu...
Carsome expands to Sarawak with four inspection centres
22 October 2022
Uggah is flanked by Ang (from left), Teoh and Chin. KUALA LUMPUR: Online car platform Carsome has started to expand beyond Peninsula nmalaysia with four new inspection centres in ...
Automakers to double spending on EVs, batteries to US$1.2 tr...
21 October 2022
DETROIT: The world's top automakers are planning to spend nearly US$1.2 trillion (RM5.7tril) through 2030 to develop and produce millions of electric vehicles, along with the batte...
Hyundai reveals all-new design for 7th-generation Grandeur f...
21 October 2022
SEOUL: Hyundai has unveiled the new design of its seventh-generation Grandeur flagship sedan. The all-new model comes six years after the sixth generation launched in 2016. The ...
Toyota expects to lower full-year production target due to c...
21 October 2022
TOKYO: Toyota Motor Corp expects to lower its production target of 9.7 million vehicles for the financial year through March 2023, the Japanese automaker said today, in the first a...
Singapore's quirky car market offers rare profit for some as...
21 October 2022
SINGAPORE: Almost everywhere in the world a new car begins to lose value as soon as it leaves the showroom, except sometimes in the rich little island state of Singapore and this i...
BMW tests hydrogen burner at German plant, expands battery a...
21 October 2022
LEIPZIG: BMW is testing a burner able to operate on both hydrogen and gas in its paint shop here, the carmaker said on Thursday, as it also announced an €800-million (RM3.7bil) inv...
Flying car by California startup Alef attracts early Tesla i...
21 October 2022
DETROIT: The concept of a flying car is not new — inventors have been trying to add wings to wheeled motor vehicles for decades, with only limited success. Jim Dukhovny, founder...